# 16 is what percent of 13?

## 123.077%

## (16 is 123.077 percent of 13)

### 16 is 123.077 percent of 13. Explanation: What does 16 percent or 16% mean?

Percent (%) is an abbreviation for the Latin “per centum”, which means per hundred or for every hundred. So, 16% means 16 out of every 100.

### Methods to calculate "16 is what percent of 13" with step by step explanation:

#### Method 1: Diagonal multiplication to calculate 16 is what percent of 13.

- Step 1: For 13, our answer will be 16
- Step 2: For 100, our answer will be x
- Step 3: 13*x = 16*100 (In Step 1 and 2 see colored text; Diagonal multiplications will always be equal)
- Step 4: x = 16*100/13 = 1600/13 = 123.077

#### 16 is 123.077 percent of 13 - using method 1

#### Method 2: Same side division to calculate 16 is what percent of 13

- Step 1: For 13, our answer will be 16
- Step 2: For 100, our answer will be x
- Step 3: 16/x = 13/100 (In Step 1 and 2, see colored text; Same side divisions will always be equal)
- Step 4: x/16 = 100/13
- Step 5: x = 16*100/13 = 1600/13 = 123.077

#### 16 is 123.077 percent of 13 - using method 2

### Percentage examples

Percentages express a proportionate part of a total. When a total is not given then it is assumed to be 100. E.g. 16% (read as 16 percent) can also be expressed as 16/100 or 16:100.Example: If 16% (16 percent) of your savings are invested in stocks, then 16 out of every 100 dollars are invested in stocks. If your savings are $10,000, then a total of 16*100 (i.e. $1600) are invested in stocks.

### Calculate percentages in your head

At times you need to calculate a tip in a restaurant, or how to split money between friends in your head, that is without any calculator or pen and paper.Many a time, it is quite easy if you break it down to smaller chunks. You should know how to find 1%, 10% and 50%. After that finding percentages becomes pretty easy.

- To find 5%, find 10% and divide it by two
- To find 11%, find 10%, then find 1%, then add both values
- To find 15%, find 10%, then add 5%
- To find 20%, find 10% and double it
- To find 25%, find 50% and then halve it
- To find 26%, find 25% as above, then find 1%, and then add these two values
- To find 60%, find 50% and add 10%
- To find 75%, find 50% and add 25%
- To find 95%, find 5% and then deduct it from the number

### Scholarship programs to learn math

Here are some of the top scholarships available to students who wish to learn math.### Examples to calculate "X is what percent of Y"

- 24 is what percent of 14
- 24 is what percent of 15
- 21 is what percent of 16
- 27 is what percent of 17
- 22 is what percent of 18
- 25 is what percent of 19
- 30 is what percent of 20
- 29 is what percent of 21
- 31 is what percent of 22
- 31 is what percent of 23

### Examples to calculate "What percent of X is Y"

- What percent of 20 is 14
- What percent of 22 is 15
- What percent of 22 is 16
- What percent of 21 is 17
- What percent of 27 is 18
- What percent of 27 is 19
- What percent of 25 is 20
- What percent of 26 is 21
- What percent of 30 is 22
- What percent of 27 is 23

### Examples to calculate "what is X percent of Y"

- What is 20 percent of 14
- What is 21 percent of 15
- What is 25 percent of 16
- What is 22 percent of 17
- What is 28 percent of 18
- What is 25 percent of 19
- What is 25 percent of 20
- What is 25 percent of 21
- What is 28 percent of 22
- What is 31 percent of 23

### Examples to calculate "X is Y percent of what number"

- 21 is 14 percent of what number
- 24 is 15 percent of what number
- 25 is 16 percent of what number
- 25 is 17 percent of what number
- 25 is 18 percent of what number
- 25 is 19 percent of what number
- 28 is 20 percent of what number
- 26 is 21 percent of what number
- 31 is 22 percent of what number
- 33 is 23 percent of what number

### Examples to calculate "What is the percent increase from X to Y?"

- What is the percent increase from 19 to 25
- What is the percent increase from 21 to 27
- What is the percent increase from 26 to 28
- What is the percent increase from 27 to 29
- What is the percent increase from 23 to 31
- What is the percent increase from 27 to 36
- What is the percent increase from 29 to 38
- What is the percent increase from 30 to 37
- What is the percent increase from 28 to 34
- What is the percent increase from 33 to 35

### Examples to calculate "What is the percent decrease from X to Y?"

- What is the percent decrease from 28 to 27
- What is the percent decrease from 36 to 20
- What is the percent decrease from 31 to 22
- What is the percent decrease from 34 to 28
- What is the percent decrease from 32 to 24
- What is the percent decrease from 33 to 31
- What is the percent decrease from 41 to 24
- What is the percent decrease from 38 to 27
- What is the percent decrease from 36 to 28
- What is the percent decrease from 39 to 29